DAVIE, FLA. (WSVN) - A South Florida tow truck driver turned himself in after a deadly hit-and-run in Davie.

The man, who surrendered to authorities Monday, was charged with leaving the scene of an accident involving a death.

According to Davie Police, the motorist hit a woman while driving near Griffin Road and State Road 7, Saturday night, and took off. The pedestrian died at the scene.

Officers later found his truck a short distance away from the scene.

Officials said they will reveal the driver’s identity later on Monday.

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